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Mills College

Oakland, CA
University Website: www.mills.edu
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Mills College is an independent liberal arts and sciences college in the San Francisco Bay Area. Originally founded in 1852 as a young ladies' seminary in Benicia, California, Mills became the first women's college west of the Rockies. Currently, Mills is an undergraduate women's college in Oakland, California, with graduate programs for women and men. The college offers more than 40 undergraduate majors and 23 graduate degrees and certificates.

In 2011, U.S. News & World Report ranked Mills fifth overall among colleges and universities in the Western U.S. and seventh in the Western U.S. in "Great Schools, Great Prices," which evaluated the quality of institutions' academics against the cost of attendance.The Princeton Review ranks Mills as one of the Best 376 Colleges and one of the top "green" colleges in the U.S.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $38,066.00 avg tuition

5000 MacArthur Blvd
Oakland, CA 94613
(510) 430-2255

Apply online Admissions:
www.mills.edu/admission/index.php
Financial Aid:
www.mills.edu/student_services/fi..

Areas of Study:

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Mills College

Statistics:
Applied 2,251
Admitted 1,284 57%
Enrolled total 168
Full Time: 168
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 530 660
SAT Math 520 620
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 520 630
ACT Composite 24 29
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 78%
4-year graduation rate 54%
6-year graduation rate 62%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Recommended
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Mills College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $38,066.00 $38,066.00 $38,066.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,198.00 $1,198.00 $1,198.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $6,344.00 $6,344.00 $6,344.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $29,644.00 $29,644.00 $29,644.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,058.00 $1,058.00 $1,058.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $7,071.00 $7,071.00 $7,071.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $11,306.00 $10,638.00 $3,206.00
Other Expenses $2,000.00 $3,206.00 $3,206.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $50.00
Graduate Application Fee $50.00
Books and Supplies $1,430.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 97%
Percent receiving grant aid 96%
Avg amount of grant aid $25,400.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 78%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,167.00

Mills College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
American/United States Studies/Civilization X
Ethnic Studies X
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies X
Latin American Studies X
Women's Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Business/Managerial Economics X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
EDUCATION
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Education, General X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
English Language and Literature, General X
English Literature (British and Commonwealth) X
Literature, Other X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Child Care and Support Services Management X
Child Development X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Comparative Literature X
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General X
French Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HISTORY
History, General X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Biopsychology X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
Environmental Studies X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Policy Analysis, General X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Economics, General X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Science and Government, General X
Social Sciences, Other X
Sociology X
Sociology and Anthropology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Art/Art Studies, General X
Dance, General X X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Intermedia/Multimedia X
Music Performance, General X
Music Theory and Composition X
Music, General X
Music, Other X

Mills College Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Beinecke Scholarship Program $34,000 February 17, 2017

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